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Title: St. Nicholas
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Title: St. Nicholas
Uniform Title: St. Nicholas (New York, N.Y.)
Alternate Title: Saint Nicholas
Physical Description: 68 v. : ill. ; 25-30 cm.
Language: English
Creator: Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
Publisher: Scribner
Place of Publication: New York
Publication Date: -c1943
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Subject: Children's literature -- Periodicals   ( lcsh )
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Dates or Sequential Designation: -v. 67, no. 4 (Feb. 1940) ; v. 70, no. 1 (Mar. 1943)-v. 70, no. 4 (June 1943).
Dates or Sequential Designation: Began with: Vol. 1, no. 1, Nov. 1873.
Numbering Peculiarities: Suspended Mar. 1940-Feb. 1943; vols. 68-69 omitted.
Issuing Body: Published by: Century, Aug. 1881- ; by Educational Pub. Corp. -1940; by St. Nicholas Magazine, 1943.
General Note: Description based on: Vol. 2, no. 12 (Oct. 1875); title from cover.
General Note: Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge.
Funding: Preservation and Access for American and British Children's Literature, 1870-1889 (NEH PA-50860-00).
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.NICHOLAS:


AN

ILLUSTRATED MAGAZINE


FOR YOUNG FOLKS.


CONDUCTED BY


MARY MAPES


DODGE.


VOLUME XXII.
PART I., NOVEMBER, 1894, TO APRIL, 1895.




THE CENTURY CO., NEW YORK.
T. FISHER UNWIN, LONDON.




















































Copyright, 1895, by THE CENTURY Co.


THE DE VINNE PRESS.













NICHOLAS-


VOLUME XXII.

PART I.
Six MONTHS- NOVEMBER, 1894, TO APRIL, 1895.


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CONTENTS OF PART I. VOLUME XXII.









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AGAINST TIME AND TIDE. (Illustrated by A. J. Keller).................... .Myron B. Gibson .......... 48
ALICE. From a painting by William M. Chase .................... ................................... 41
ALONG NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR. (Illustrated by M. J. Burns)..... Gustav Kobbi ............. 413
AMERICAN AUTHORS. (Illustrated) ............................... .....Brander Matthews.
William Cullen Bryant ................................................................ 15
Ralph Waldo Emerson ................................... ................... .............. 199
Nathaniel Hawthorne ...................... ...............................- ........... 384
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow ............................................................... 468
ANCIENT GAME OF GOLF, THE. (Illustrated by W. H. Drake) ............Helen MAarshall North ..... 74
ASTONISHED SNOWMAN, AN. (Illustrated by G. Wright). ................. C. F. Holder............. 254
BABY'S CHRISTMAS DREAM, THE. Picture, drawn by Wm. F. Kline. .............................. 165
BALLADE OF BELVIDERE, THE. Verse. (Illustrated and engrossed by R. B. Ral
Birch) .................................... ............... Ralph Bergengren...... 2
"BEAR HUNT," REPORT CONCERNING THE ............. ..... ........ .. ....................... 348
BEELZEBUB. (Illustrated by C. T. Hill) ................................. Albert Carlton Pearson. .... 218
BELVIDERE, THE BALLADE OF. Verse. (Illustrated and engrossed by R. B. Ral~ W Brng ..
Birch) ........................................... .. ... .....
BIRTHDAY LETTER, A. Picture, drawn by J. G. Francis ............................... .......... .244
BLACK DOUGLAS. Poem. (Illustrated by R. B. Birch). ....................Anna Robeson Brown ...... 123
BLACK DUCK, THE. (Illustrated by C. M. Relyea) ........................ Virginia Woodward Cloud.. 452
BOY OF THE FIRST EMPIRE, A. (Illustrated by H. A. Ogden) .......... .ElbriEge S. Brooks ........ 3
114, 181, 286, 414, 474
BOYS' WAR, THE. (Illustrated by G. Varian) ....... .................. Hjalmar Hjorth Boyesen .... 355
BROWNIES THROUGH THE UNION, THE. Verse. (Illustrated by the Author) Palmer Cox.
The Brownies in Pennsylvania ......... ................... ................................... 52
The Brownies in Texas ............................ .... ............... ..................... 410
BRUIN'S BOXING-MATCH. (Illustrated by Tappan Adney) .................. Charles G. D. Roberts...... 267
BRYANT, WILLIAM CULLEN. (Illustrated)............................... Brander s.............. anderMatt 15
BUSINESS ANNOUNCEMENT, A. Verse. (Illustrated by Albertine Randall Anna C. Murhy .......... 46
W heelan) .........................................................
BUTTERFLY PETS. (Illustrated by Meredith Nugent) ....................... Louise E. Hogan .......... 484
CANDY-MAN IN THE SUN, A. Jingle. (Illustrated by R. B. Birch) .........Malcolm Douglas......... 21
CARELESS DOLL, THE. Picture, drawn by Aug. D. Turner ........... .............................. 137
CHANGELINGS, THE. Verse. (Illustrated by the Author).................. .Margaret Johnson ......... 298
CHERRY-COLORED PURSE, THE. (Illustrated by Malcolm Fraser) .. .......Susan Fennimore Cooper.... 245
CHICKY FAMILY'S RIDE, THE. Picture, drawn by David Ericson ...................................... 487
CHRIS AND THE WONDERFUL LAMP. (Illustrated by E. B. Bensell) ........ Albert Stearns. ........... 138
207, 299, 397, 462
CHRISTMAS EVE. Picture, drawn by F. H. Lungren .............................. ............. 168
CLEVER PRINCESS, THE. Verse. (Illustrated by the Author.) ............. Margaret Johnson........ 508
CONCEITED MOUSE, THE. (Illustrated by R. B. Birch).................. Ella Foster Case. ........ 344
"CONSTITUTION," THE LAST VOYAGE OF THE. (Illustrated by M. J. Burns).S. G. W. Benjamin....... 272
DAYS AND THE YEAR, THE. Poem ..................................Harriet F. Blodgett ........ 217
DAY WITH BABY, A. Verse. (Illustrated by R. B. Birch) .................Malcolm Douglas .......... 82






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DECEMBER. Poem. (Illustrated and engrossed by Leon Guipon)........... Harriet F. Blodgett ........ 91
ELEPHANTS, ROGUE. (Illustrated by W. H. Drake) ........................ C. F. Holder .............. 239
ELFIN BOUGH, THE. Poem. (Illustrated by Leon Guipon) ............... Helen Gray Cone .......... 179
ELSIE'S BROTHER. Verse. (Illustrated by F. H. Lungren) ...............Robert Beverly Hale........ 280
EMERSON, RALPH WALDO. (Illustrated)................................. Brander Matthews ......... 199
FAIRY TALE WITHOUT A MORAL, A. (Illustrated by G. Varian) ..... .....Annie Matheson............ 516
FIGHTING A FIRE. (Illustrated by the Author) .......................... C. T. Hill................ 55
FIRE DEPARTMENT, THE. (See "Fighting a Fire.") ....................... C. T. Hill ............... 155
FIRST WINTRY DAY, THE. Picture, drawn by Paul Corneyer ......................................... I1
FLAGS, AND WHAT THEY TELL. (Illustrated by W. Taber) ............... .Ensign John M. Ellicott... 403
FOOL'S CHRISTMAS, THE. Poem. (Illustrated by George Wharton Edwards).Florence May Alt......... 152
FOOT-BALL AT FROGSTOW N. Picture ................................... .......................... 174
FOUR LITTLE PIGS. Jingle. (Illustrated by C. T. Hill) ................... Malcolm Douglas.......... 260
GENEROUS SIDE, THE. (Illustrated by W. Taber) .........................A. T. Dudley ............. 22
GOLF, THE ANCIENT GAME OF. (Illustrated by W. H. Drake)............. Helen MarshallNorth ..... 74
GRANDMOTHER'S SONG. Verse ...........................................7.J Edmund V. Cooke ....... 341
GREAT HORN SPOON AND THE ENTERPRISING BOY, THE. (Illustrated by J
the Author) ...............................................James Cater Beard ...... 65
GREEDY TOAD, THE. Verse. .................. ........... .........Eliza S. Turner........... 432
HAWTHORNE, NATHANIEL. (Illustrated) ................... ..... ..... Brander Mlatthews ......... 384
HER SOLILOQUY. Verse. (Illustrated by the Author)..................... Frederick B. Offer......... 391
How TED WAS ENTERTAINED. (Illustrated by John Richards) ............Mary V. Worstell........ 333
How THE CABIN BOY SAVED THE FLEET. Poem. (Illustrated by R. B. Birch).Emma E. Brown .......... 323
How THE DOMINIE WENT TO SEA. Poem. (Illustrated by R. B. Birch)... Virginia Woodward Cloud.. 1o9
HURRY AND SPEED. Verse ...................................... .... ....Amos R. Wells ............ 196
INDIAN-SUMMER DAY, AN. Picture, drawn by Francis Day ..................... ................... 77
IT 'S AN ILL WIND THAT BLOWS NOBODY GOOD. Jingle. (Illustrated by )
the Author.). ...................... .......................... Frederick B. Offer ......... 515
IT WAS SHUT. Jingle .............. .............. .................. J. T. Greenleaf ........... 281
JACK BALLISTER'S FORTUNES. (Illustrated by the Author)................. Howard Pyle.......... ... 30
129, 225, 313, 375, 488
JAFFIER'S FRIEND. Poem. (Illustrated by R. B. Birch) ................... Tudor Jenks .............. 197
JIM: A TAME CROW. (Illustrated by R. B. Birch) ........................Malcolm Douglas.......... 282
"JIMMY BOY," How TO MAKE A .... ............................................................. 84
JINGLES ............. ..................... .... 21, 196, 217, 260, 281, 391, 396, 413, 429, 432, 433, 515
KING'S ANKUS, THE. (Illustrated by W. A. C. Pape) .................. .. .Rudyard Kipling ....... .. 362
KITTENS' CIRCUS, THE. Picture, drawn by David Ericson.......:......... ........................... So
LAST VOYAGE OF THE "CONSTITUTION," THE. (Illustrated by M. J. Burns).S. G. W. Benjamin ........ 272
LITTLE BROWN CRICKET THAT LIVED IN THE WALL, THE. Verse ........ Sara M. Chatfield ......... 271
LITTLE GOURD THAT GRUMBLED, THE. (Illustrated by Malcolm Fraser) .. Margaret Eytinge ......... 169
LITTLE JAN. Jingle. (Illustrated by F. M. Ashe)...........................Dorothea Lummis .......... 196
LITTLE MAN MERCURY. Jingle. (Illustrated by C. T. Hill).............. .Agnes Lewis Mitchill ...... 413
LITTLE PAUL'S PICTURE-BOOK. Verse. (Illustrated by the Author) .........Frederick B. Opper ........ 221
LITTLE WATCHER, THE. Poem. (Illustrated by C. T. Hill) ...............Edith M. Thomas ......... 19
LOCOED. (Illustrated by H. R. Poore) .................. ............... Edward Marshall ......... 55
LONGFELLOW, HENRY WADSWORTH. (Illustrated) ......................... Brander Matthews. ........ 468
LOST HOURS. Verse .............................................. .... Sydney Dayre. .......... 297
MARBLE-TIME. Picture, drawn by G. Varian. ...................................................... .524
MARCH BIRD, A. Poem .............................. .......... ...... Robert F. Roden ........... 361
MARTYRDOM OF A POET, THE. (Illustrated by R. B. Birch) ................ Marion Hill .............. 147
METRO-GNOME, THE SONG OF THE.. Verse ..............................Elsie Hill ............... 515
MICE, RATS, AND GOPHERS, WILD. (Illustrated) ......................... W. T. Hornaday .......... 498
MISCHIEVOUS MOUSE AND THE ANGRY CAT, THE. Picture, drawn by C. Barnes ........................ 332
MODEL ROOST, A. Picture, drawn by Culmer Barnes .............................................. 223
MOLE, THE DOINGS OF A. (Illustrated by J. C. Beard) ................... W. T. Hornaday .......... 336
MOONLIGHT FROLIC, A. Picture, drawn by David Ericson............................................ 431
MOUSE IN THE WALL, THE. Verse.................... ..................Minnie L. Upton .......... 21
NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR, ALONG. (Illustrated by M. J. Burns) .... Gustav Kobbi.............. 443
NOON AND NIGHT. Verse............................. .............. Frank H. Sweet ........... 40






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ON THE ROAD TO LONDON TOWN. Verse. (Illustrated) .................E. Af. Winston........... 433
OPENING FOR CHEMISTS, AN. Jingle ....................................Anna M. Pratt............ 281
PICTURES ............II, 20, 41, 77, 8o, 86, 137, 165, 168, 174, 206, 223, 244, 257, 312, 332, 341, 374, 431, 487, 524
PIPING PIE, A. (Illustrated by the Author) ............................... Rudolph F. Bunner........ 249
PLAYFUL BEARS AND THE SLEEPY HEDGEHOG, THE. Pictures, drawn by 86
E. W. Kemble .................................................... ...............
POLITE OWL, A. Jingle........................................... .....D H C. Stone....... .... 396
PRESIDENT FOR ONE HOUR. (Illustrated by F. Cresson Schell) ............Fred. P. Fox........ .... 99
QUADRUPEDS OF NORTH AMERICA. (Illustrated) ........................ W. T. Hornaday.
The Seals of Our Shores ......................... ......................................... 42
The Doings of a Mole ...................................... ......... ............ .......... 336
Br'er Rabbit and his Folks..................... ..... .................. ......... ............. 423
W ild Mice, Rats, and Gophers ..................................................... .......... 498
QUEEN VICTORIA'S DOGS. (Illustrated) .................. ...............Frank J. Carpenter ........ 28
RABBIT AND HIS FOLKS, BR'ER. (Illustrated by J. C. Beard and others) .... W T. Hornaday.......... 423
RANDOM SHOT, THE. (Illustrated) ......................................Ruth McEnery Stuart..... 81
RHYMES OF THE STATES. (Illustrated by Harry Fenn) .................... Garrett Newkirk.
N orth Carolina ............................................. .............. ................... 78
South Carolina........ .......................................... ............ ..... ...... 79
G eorgia .................................................................... .. .... ......... 170
Florida ...................................... ...................... .......... ........... 171
A lab am a .................................................... ................................. 258
M ississippi.. ................................................... ............... 259
Kentucky ................... ............ ......... ...................................... 342
Tennessee ................ ............. ..................................................... 343
O h io .... ..... ........ ................. ..... ......... .. .... .... ... .. .. ... ..... ..... ....... 4 34
Indiana ....................................................................................... 435
M ichigan............ ................................................. ..................... 522
Illinois ...................................... .......................... ..... .............. 523
ROBIN'S SONG, THE. Poem ......... ...................................Hrarriet F. Blodgett ........ 487
ROGUE ELEPHANTS. (Illustrated by W. H. Drake)......................... C. F. Holder ............. 239
SANTA CLAUS' PATHWAY. (Illustrated by H. Sandham) ................... Julia W. Miner........... 94
SANTA CLAUS PUZZLED AT LAST. Picture, drawn by R. W. Chambers .............................. 206
SEALS OF OUR SHORES, THE. (Illustrated by Charles B. Hudson, J. C. Beard, .
and others .................................... ........... ... T. Hornaday ......... 42
SNOWMAN, AN ASTONISHED. (Illustrated by G. Wright) .................. C. F. Holder............. 254
SNOW SONG. Poem ...... ......................................... Frank Dempster Sherman .. 122
SONG OF THE METRO-GNOME, THE. Verse ...............................Elsie Hill ................ 515
SPRING WISH, A. Verse............ ........ ....................... Thomas Tapper .......... 429
STAMP-COLLECTING. (Illustrated) ................ ...................... Crawford Capen.
(A page devoted to the interests of collectors will be found each month in
the advertising department.)
SUGGESTION FOR A HAPPY NEW YEAR, A. Verse. (Illustrated by Valen- )
tineAdams).. MA. M ................ 217
tine Adams) ... .................................. .. ...............
TAUGHT AT HOME. Picture, drawn by J. M. Hanford ....... ............. ...... ............ 341
TEE-HEE GIRL, THE. Verse .............................................Ella Wheeler Wilcox....... 474
TELL-TALE TRACKS. Verse .............................................. Frank H. Sweet.......... 81
"THIS HONEY IS ALL ENGAGED, SIR! Picture, drawn by Albertine Randall 2
Wheelan. .................................... ......... .........................
THREE FRESHMEN: RUTH, FRAN, AND NATHALIE. (Illustrated by A. J. ?
Keller) ....................... .... ... ........... Anderson....... 191

326, 392, 504
THREE SHIPS. Poem .................................................. Harriet F. Blodgett ........ 374
TIM SHERIDAN AND HIS CHRISTMAS GOOSE. (Illustrated by W. Taber) ....Leonard M. Prince.... .. 234
TOMMY LOOKS AHEAD. Verse .................. .......................John Kendrick Bangs ...... 20
TO-MORROW. Poem ....................................................Harriet F. Blodgett. ....... 322
TURBULENT FAMILY, A. From a painting by Mme. Ronner ...................................... 312
Two LITTLE AMERICANS AT THE COURT OF.KING CHRISTIAN IX. (Illus-)
trated by C. T. Hill) ................................................ Virginia Yeaman Remnitz. 512







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"UPSET ME IF YOU DARE! Picture, drawn by G. Varian ............. ......................... 374
WATCHER, MY LITTLE. Poem. (Illustrated by C. T. Hill)................ Edith lM. Thomas ......... 19
WERE I THE SUN. Verse .................. ........................ .: Amos R. Wells............ 281
WHAT THE FLAGS TELL. (Illustrated by W. Taber) ...................... Ensign John M. Ellicott ... -403
WHEN BEDTIME COMES Too SOON. Verse. (Illustrated by J. H. Hatfield). Thomas Tapper............ 432
WHO SEEKS, FINDS .................................................... Judith Ray .............. 222
YOUNG LOCHINVAR. Picture ........... .... ............................................... 257


FRONTISPIECES.

Marco,' One of Queen Victoria's Favorite Dogs," from a photograph, facing Title-page of Volume-" The
First Christmas," by Ella Condie Lamb, page 90-" He Felt a Fear to See her There," by Leon Guipon, page
178 -" Go 'way! Go'way! They're Flowers i by G. Varian, page 266 Portrait of a Child," from a painting by
J. W. Alexander, page 354-" Looking up into his Face, she said: Thou Hast My Word, Sir,'" by C. M. Relyea,
page 442.
DEPARTMENTS.
JACK-IN-THE-PULPIT. (Illustrated.)
Introduction--"While Stars of Christmas Shine"-Swift Travelers-The Bugaboo-Is it a Yule Log?
(illustrated), 166; Introduction -Voltaire's Riddle-To Help Your Memory-The Uncle from Over the
Sea- In Dakota-A Moonlight Frolic (picture), 430; Introduction An Inch of Rain -A Florida Leaf-
Reflections of a Cat-- The Long and Short of It Level-headed Dogs and Bees A Creature with Many
Heads (illustrated), 520.

PLAYS AND MUSIC.
A Song of the Year ............................ ......... ..... ..Virginia Woodward Cloud.. 224
THROUGH THE SCISSORS ............................................................... ........... 346
THE LETTER-BOX. (Illustrated) .............. .. .............................. 4, 72, 261, 350, 436, 524
THE RIDDLE-BOX. (Illustrated) ............. ...... ...... .. ... . ... 87, 175, 263, 351, 439, 527
EDITORIAL N OTES ............................................................ .......... ...... 26 350
























































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